ANGEL wants to help bring people together, and will publish details of our events, and those of member organisations, on these pages. If you have an event you'd like us to post, please be in touch with us.

Ongevalle Seminar
02 December 2021

From Development Education to Global Citizenship Education: Evolving narratives in international development.

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Seminar exploring how changing paradigms and practices in...
CCE Seminar
08 November 2021

Climate Change Education: Reflecting on COP26.


This event, part of the ANGEL Seminar series, will look at the present state of, and future of climate change education....
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02 November 2021

Grounding PISA: a critique of the OECD measure of global competence.

As part of the Development Education Research Centre (DERC) seminar series, this event presents new research conducted with Israeli students and sheds light on the validity of the new Programme for...
02 September 2021

#ECER2021 online event.

Event bringing together the 32 networks of the European Educational Research Association, and the emerging researchers' group. 

Event aim

"Investigate the tensions that exist between the broad social, political and economic...
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22 June 2021

Seminar looks at 'Teaching for Social Justice and Sustainable Development Across the Primary Curriculum'. 

The next event in the series run by ANGEL partners the Development Education Research Centre will see authors Anne Marie Kavanagh, Fionnuala Waldron, Benjamin Mallon...
14 June 2021

Launch: A new European Declaration on Global Education to 2050.

ANGEL partners Global Education Network Europe (GENE) would like to invite ANGEL members to a high-level political meeting which will take place on Monday 14 June at 14:00 - 15:00 Central European Time. You...
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08 June 2021

4th Global Conference on Education and Research (GLOCER 2021). 

This major US event in the educational research calendar is now being held as online only event. It includes strands, including on global competancies, which are relevant to ANGEL members. GLOCER is organized...
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25 May 2021

ANGEL Conference 2021: Pedagogy Of Hope And Global Social Justice. 


  The Academic Network for Global Education & Learning (ANGEL), sponsored and supported by Global Education...
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25 May 2021

Programme published for Bridge 47's  major online gathering, Envision 4.7.

Bridge 47’s next big global event, Imagine 4.7, is happening on 25-27 May, online. It is the last global event in the framework of the project, and will consist of workshops, keynotes, mindfulness,...
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17 May 2021

UNESCO DCMÉT Chair Symposium.

The UNESCO Chair in Democracy, Global Citizenship and Transformative Education (DCMÉT) is hosting a substantial online event from May 17 to 21 at UQO (City of Gatineau, Quebec, Canada). Entitled International Symposium on Democracy, Global...
17 May 2021

UNESCO World Conference on Education for Sustainable Development.

A key conference for those working on Education for Sustainable Development.


"UNESCO is kicking off its new framework: ‘Education for Sustainable Development: Towards...
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19 April 2021

Discussion event marks release of interesting new collection.

This online discussion event, hosted by ANGEL partner organisation the Development Education Research Centre, marks the launch of the new book 'Conversations on Global Citizenship Education: Perspectives on...
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30 March 2021

DERC Seminar: Fairtrade, global learning and business as (un)usual.

Members may be interested to attend the next in this series of online seminars run by ANGEL partner organisation the Development Education Research Centre, which examines how the UK charity the Fairtrade...
09 February 2021

DERC seminar to focus on rights-based approaches in schools.

Members may be interested to attend the next in this series of online seminars run by ANGEL partner organisation the Development Education Research Centre.


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24 November 2020

Global BarCamp 4.7.

Civil society umbrella organisation Bridge 47 to run interactive participant led virtual event to provide a space for critical discussion on the many facets of transformative learning and SDG 4.7.  "In contrast to traditional conferences or congresses,...
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17 November 2020

Next DERC seminar to focus on Education for Social Change.

Another interesting event is coming up as part of the Development Education Research Centre's seminar series, now held online of course.  The event will see the Centre's co-director Professor Douglas Bourn...
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09 November 2020

Global Education Digest Offical Launch.

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  Members and non-members alike are encouraged to attend this brief launch event of the Global Education Digest 2020, the latest edition...
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05 November 2020

Networking European Citizenship Education Conference 2020.

The annual event of the European platform for citizenship education examines: "Reconnecting in a post pandemic world. Citizenship education for democracy and sustainability." The event is entirely online this year...
22 October 2020

Virtual seminar: Challenging the Theory-Practice Divide in the Context of Development Education Centres in England.

This event, hosted on Zoom, will see Dr Andrea Bullivant, a practitioner based with a Development Education Centre (DEC), discuss her research which aims...
06 October 2020

IDEA Conference ‘Rising to the Challenge - Global Citizenship in 2020’.

From the 6-9th of October, you can participate in four stimulating looking days of keynotes, panels and workshops coordinated by the Irish Development Education Association. IDEA give this background...
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24 September 2020

Virtual launch of new report on the current state of the Nepalese education sector.

The British Council and UCL Institute of Education are jointly publishing a report, featuring writing by ANGEL members, which focusses on successful learning in Nepal, with insights for...
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17 September 2020

TEESNet Conference 2020: Education as a Pedagogy of Hope and Possibility.

ANGEL members based in the UK should consider getting involved in this key event, organised by TEESNet (Teacher Education for Equity and Sustainability Network), which "aims to develop a UK wide...
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24 August 2020

European Educational Research Association Conference 2020.

The next ECER conference will be held in Glasgow, UK, and will have the theme of "Educational Research (Re)connecting Communities".  The event intends to interrogate the capacity of educational research to address...
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03 July 2020

International Conference on Ethics Education. 

Please see this announcement from ANGEL members who are part of the International Association for Education in Ethics:  "The 8th International Conference on Ethics Education will take place in Zagreb, Croatia, July 3-5, 2020....
Children in forest
16 June 2020

Webinar: Environmental education in early years teaching.

This online seminar, with UCL researcher Adriana Burciaga González, looks at interpretations of environmental education in Mexican preschools. This event is part of a series of seminars run by ANGEL partners the...
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11 June 2020

Early Career Researchers Online Conference 2020. 


The 2020 Academic Network on Global Education and Learning Early Career Researchers Conference was held online on 11-12 June 2020...
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31 May 2020

Philanthropy in Education: Reflections and Actions towards 2030. 

This conference, held in Ras Al Khaimah (UAE), is adminsitered by NORRAG, the global membership-based network of international policies and cooperation in education, as well as the Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al...
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07 May 2020

Webinar on Global Citizenship Education.

The Belgian Development Agency (Enabel) and ANGEL project partners GENE (Global Education Network Europe) are hosting a free international webinar (in English, with simultaneous translation in French) on Global Citizenship Education...
04 February 2020

Next in the DERC Seminar series to focus on environmental education.

This series of seminars by ANGEL partner the Development Education Research Centre (DERC) sees experts in different areas of global education presenting their research and opening it up to discussion with...
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11 December 2019

Bridge 47-run session on developing Global Citizenship Education partnerships. 

ANGEL members Bridge 47 are the network who aim to mobilise civil society to do their part for global justice and eradication of poverty with the help of Global Citizenship Education. Bridge 47...
03 December 2019

Meet the authors at the launch of 'Critical Global Semiotics'.

ANGEL member Maureen Ellis would like to invite you to the launch of a new book that she has edited: "Critical Global Semiotics: Understanding Sustainable Transformational Citizenship". A global...
03 December 2019

IDEA to launch a Code of Good Practice for Development Education.

The Irish Development Education Association (IDEA), the national network for Development Education in Ireland, is set to launch a Code of Good Practice in Development Education in Dublin on Tuesday 3...
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11 November 2019

International Association for Intercultural Education Conference 2019: November 11-15, Amsterdam.

This long running conference, organised by IAIE, the network for professional educators interested in diversity and equity issues in education, has a stated theme this year of...
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05 November 2019

“Envision 4.7” - an event to envision how SDG 4.7 is implemented in Europe. 

Bridge 47, the network for mobilising civil society on global education, and over 200 European policy makers, academics, civil society representatives and others will gather in Helsinki to discuss...
Backpacking in Bolivia
29 October 2019

DERC Seminar Series: "Development education for ‘the privileged’: exploring power and pedagogy in a gap year programme in South America".

ANGEL members and others would very welcome at this seminar, which is run by ANGEL project partners DERC as part of a seminar series....
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24 October 2019

Networking European Citizenship Education Conference 2019.

24 – 27 October 2019, Glasgow ANGEL members may be interested in this years NECE conference, focusing on "Confronting Inequalities! The Role of Citizenship Education" The Networking European Citizenship Education (...
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09 October 2019

AFS Global Conference 2019: Active Global Citizenship—and How to Educate for It.

Members of the ANGEL team will be attending this important event, run by AFS Intercultural Programs - "an international, voluntary, non-governmental, non-profit organization that provides...
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10 September 2019

British Educational Research Association Conference 2019. 

University of Manchester, Tuesday 10th September 2019 – Thursday 12th September 2019. BERA is a membership association and learned society committed to advancing research quality, building research capacity and...
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23 May 2019

DERC Seminar: Integrating Buddhist/Soka perspectives into Global Citizenship Education.

ANGEL members and others would very welcome at this seminar, which is run by ANGEL project partners DERC as part of a seminar series. This seminar will see Dr. Namrata Sharma, from the...
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21 May 2019

Global Conference on Education and Research (GLOCER 2019).

May 21-24, 2019 at the University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee campus, USA. "GLOCER Conference aims to bring together researchers, scientists, scholar, and scholar students to exchange and share their...
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09 May 2019

Documentation of ANGEL CONFERENCE 2019.

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  The ANGEL Conference 2019 was the key UK event for those working in, or with an interest in, Global Education research. The second of our bi-annual...
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09 April 2019

Bridge 47 event at International Civil Society Week. 

Bridge 47 is the new organsiation created to mobilise civil society all around the world to take action on global justice. They are running an event, entitled "Global Citizenship Education: Recalibrating Civic Action...
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20 November 2018

DERC Seminar Series: "Teachers and the GLP: engagement and impact".

This, the latest seminar in a series run by ANGEL partners the Development Education Research Centre, will report on some of the findings from the Global Learning Programme - England, particularly in...
16 October 2018

Exploring global citizenship teacher education across Europe: A comparative analysis.

ANGEL project coordinator Professor Masimiliano Tarozzi is delivering a seminar as part of a seminar series coordinated by the Development Education Research Centre, the ANGEL partner...
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12 September 2018

BAICE CONFERENCE 2018: Comparative Education and Development Alternatives

Next year marks the 20th conference of the British Association for International & Comparative Education (BAICE). This year the popular event aims to "consider how central concepts in the field...
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11 September 2018

Teacher Education for Equity and Sustainability Network (TEESNet) 11th Annual Conference.

"Getting to the Heart of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): The Role of Teacher Education in Prompting Critical Engagement and Action" Tuesday 11th September 2018, Liverpool...
05 September 2018

"Freedom in a fractured world: Sustaining the legacy of Nelson Mandela". 

Winchester University, in collaboration with the Nelson Mandela Museum in South Africa, are hosting a UK conference celebrating the centenary of his birth. It is one of a quartet of events taking...
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04 September 2018

European Conference on Educational Research 2018.

ECER is the annual conference held by the European Educational Research Association (EERA). It commonly involves over 2,500 scholars each year, bringing together views and research traditions from all parts of Europe. This...
20 August 2018

EUDAIMONIA Summer School - Understanding Humans in Change.

Eudaimonia Institute and the University of Oulu Graduate School are co-hosting the 2nd Eudaimonia Summer School on 20-24 August 2018, with a theme this year of “Understanding humans in change”, which is also one of...
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19 June 2018

DERC seminar series: Teaching ‘Generation Like’ about digital global citizenship.

Eloísa Nos-Aldás, PhD Professor at the Department of Communication Sciences at Universitat Jaume I of Castellón, Spain, and a visiting academic at the Development Education Research Centre in...
14 June 2018

Early Career Conference on Global Education and Global Citizenship.

For the last 3 years, DERC (UCL Institute of Education, UK), Otto-Friedrich Universität Bamberg (Germany), and the University of Oulu (Finland) have organised an annual workshop for PhD students of the...
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05 June 2018

"Sinergias para a transformação social – colaboração e conhecimento".


5 & 6 de junho de 2018 - Faculdade de Letras da Universidade do Porto. O Centro de Estudos Africanos da...
04 May 2018

INCTE – 3rd. International Conference on Teacher Education.


The International Conference on Teacher Education (INCTE) is proving to be a reference scientific event at both national and...
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17 April 2018

Hear from young participants in the Future Youth Schools Forums.

Over the last two years Future Youth Schools Forums have been taking place in 5 countries, with 100s of young people learning about issues and taking action. The project was a partnership between schools,...
20 March 2018

"Global skills for a global society?" - part of the DERC seminar series.

Professor Douglas Bourn, the founding Director of the Development Education Research Centre (DERC), presents the next seminar in their ongoing series, exploring themes surrounding Prof Bourn's work on...
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15 March 2018

Theme: "Human rights, peace and sustainability in education".

At this free one day conference, held at Uppsala University,  scholars from different parts of the world will discuss the implementation of global citizenship education (GCED) in Sweden, South Africa, United...
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11 March 2018


11th – 13th March 2018 | TRENTO, Italy. A two day event, connected to the Global Schools Project, aims to 'investigate how we make meaning of global citizenship, and acknowledges different perspectives, conceptions,...
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06 February 2018

"Global Citizenship in practice" to be the topic of the next DERC Seminar Series.

Madeleine Le Bourdon, a doctoral student at Northumbria University with a background at NGOs, presents the next seminar in our ongoing series - hosted here at the Development Education...
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10 May 2017

"Research, evidence and policy learning for global education"

This conference was organised by the Development Education Research Centre (DERC) within the UCL Institute of Education (IOE), and the Global Education Network Europe (GENE), and was also supported by the...

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